Pedestrian seriously injured in hit-and-run crash near Poulsbo

NEAR POULSBO, Wash. -- Two pedestrians were injured, one seriously, in a hit-and-run crash on Friday evening.

The incident occurred on Pioneer Way NW at NW Edgewater Boulevard at approximately 8:30 p.m.

Investigators said a car struck two young women from behind and pushed them into a ditch.

One of the women sustained serious injuries, and was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle. Her injuries are said to be non-life threatening.

The second pedestrian sustained minor injuries.

The involved driver fled the scene and remains at large.

Investigators have not found any witnesses, and a description of the sought car was not available.

Anyone with information on the incident is urged to call the Kitsap County Sheriff's Office at 360-308-5400 immediately.